My Nose Hurts One of my most Favorite Airplanes – Dead Quiet till your dead

13 May 2014 admin In G+ Posts Tags: ,

Worlds ugliest airplane – And Worlds coolest Airplane… WARTHOG!

Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II

Close air support attack aircraft

The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II is an American twin-engine, straight-wing jet aircraft developed by Fairchild-Republic in the early 1970s.

Top speed: 439 mph (706 km/h)
Range: 800 miles (1,287 km)
Weight: 24,960 lbs (11,320 kg)
Introduced: March 1977
Unit cost: 11,800,000–11,800,000 USD (1994)
Manufacturer: Fairchild Aircraft
Engine type: General Electric TF34

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My Nose Hurts…
Worlds ugliest airplane – And Worlds coolest Airplane… WARTHOG!

Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II

Close air support attack aircraft

The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II is an American twin-engine, straight-wing jet aircraft developed by Fairchild-Republic in the early 1970s.

Top speed: 439 mph (706 km/h)
Range: 800 miles (1,287 km)
Weight: 24,960 lbs (11,320 kg)
Introduced: March 1977
Unit cost: 11,800,000–11,800,000 USD (1994)
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Comments: 4

  1. Wayne Regaudie 13 May 2014 Reply

    Ugly, but well hung. Does the job it was designs to do.

  2. Brent Burzycki 13 May 2014 Reply

    +Wayne Regaudie No Longer – I think they are phasing them out starting this year…

  3. Wayne Regaudie 13 May 2014 Reply

    +Brent Burzycki too bad. They have served well past their original planned retirement date. Nothing to replace them and (unfortunately) I think they are required.

  4. Brent Burzycki 13 May 2014 Reply

    +Wayne Regaudie I cannot disagree with any of that…

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